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       March 8 - 9, 2019

          UWI Regional Headquarters,

         Kingston, Jamaica

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Thought-Provoking Sessions

The Women In Law Jamaica Conference is a two-day event that commences on on International Women's Day, March 8, 2019.  The sessions will span the areas of substantive law, practice management and leadership and management issues that impact women in law.  Join us in the lovely historic Kingston. Jamaica's capital city and business hub and be a part of history.


March 8, Friday, Day 1

  • 7:30am - 7:30pm
    Conference Registration/Sign-In
  • 7:30am - 8:30am
    Breakfast
  • 9:00am - 10:00am
    Welcome & Opening Remarks

    Morning Sessions
  • 10:00am - 11:30am
    Women in Law - Starting Your Own Firm or Advancing in Firms?
    Norman Clarke & Lisa Walker Johnson, Walker Clarke, Fort Myers, Florida
  • 11:30am - 1:00pm
    Understanding Gender, Diversity & Inclusiveness in Law: Shaping Your Career & Growth
    Tracy Robinson, Senior Lecturer Faculty of Law, UWI Mona
  • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Lunch
    Concurrent Sessions - Finding Your Niche - (Choose One)
  • 2:10pm - 4:10pm
    Track 1 - Working as In-House Counsel: Challenges & Opportunities
    Camille Facey, Facey Law Jamaica
    Rochelle Cameron, Flow, Jamaica
    Julie Thompson James, (TBC)

    Track 2 - Careers Options - Domestic & International Tribunals: Judges, Prosecutors, Defence Counsel - Adjudicating, Appearing or Instructing

    Judge Janet Nosworthy, Judge of the Special Lebanon Tribunal

    TBC

  • 7:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Grand Gala - Black Tie - Paid Event (TBA)

March 9, Saturday, Day 2

  • 7:30am - 7:30pm
    Conference Registration/ Sign-In
  • 7:30am - 8:30am
    Breakfast
    Morning Sessions
  • 9:00am - 11:00am
    Men Who Build Bridges for Women: "Let's Hear it from the Men"
    Donovan C. Walker, Hart Muirhead Fatta, Jamaica
    Frank Walwyn, Weirfoulds, Canada
    Ira Schwartz, Parker Schwartz, USA

    Concurrent Sessions - Choose One

  • 11:00am - 1:00pm
    TechTalk for Judges and Lawyers - Transforming Justice through Digital Adaptation
  • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Lunch

    Concurrent Sessions - Choose One
  • 2:10pm - 4:00pm
    Track 1 - Night Court:  Women Can't Network and Win Clients (TBC)

    Track 2 - Data Protection & Privacy: Jurisdiction in the Cloud

                    M. Georgia Gibson Henlin, QC           

  • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Dr. Nsombi Jaja - A Path to Success - Becoming the Best You Can Be.

    Closing Remarks

 

 


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Contact

Thank you for your interest. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Phone
1(905) 487-7320 Canada, United States, Int'l
1(876) 908-3555 Jamaica, International

Email: womeninlaw@henlin.pro

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Email Us Anytime, Encouraged After 4:00 p.m.

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